File Extension Library

.BDM File Extension

  • Developer by: Sony
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .BDM files and how to open them?

Can't open .BDM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BDM file.

What is a .BDM file extension?

.BDM file extension is created by Sony. .BDM has been classified as Video Files. The format of .BDM file is Binary.

.BDM is AVCHD Information File

A BDM file is a disc information file created by Advanced Video Coding High Definition (AVCHD) video recordings typically captured by high definition consumer camcorders. It contains information about the file contents in a specific directory and is commonly seen as index.bdm or movieobj.bdm. BDM files are located in the AVCHD/BDMV directory of a media storage device.

While .BDMV files are usually seen on optical disc media, BDM files are more commonly seen on non-disc recording media such as hard drives and memory sticks. You can use Roxio Creator, Roxio Toast, CyberLink PowerDVD, and Nero Video to open BDM files.

NOTE: AVCHD was developed by Sony and Panasonic and introduced in 2006.

List of all softwares that can open the AVCHD Information File
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6
CyberLink PowerDVD 17
Nero Video 2019
Roxio Toast 17

How to fix problems with .BDM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BDM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BDM file format
  2. You need to check the .BDM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)